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As Greater Boston's community foundation, the Boston Foundation is focused on the myriad of factors which make our city unique and successful. With an emphasis on strengthening this region's competitiveness in the global economy, the Foundation works with many partners to publish cutting edge research, hold public forums, and convene task forces of experts and stakeholders to create action agendas for real change.

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Flipping Orthodoxies in Workforce Development and How We Fund It

A strong economy is perhaps the best time to consider ways to strengthen our workforce development system. In order to do that, Project Catapult is looking to overturn some long-held assumptions about how things should be done that have blocked jobseekers from quality career opportunities.

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2019 Annual Report: Look What We Accomplished Together

The 2019 Annual Report from the Boston Foundation celebrates the power of partnerships. Meet some of the donors, partners in research, nonprofit leaders, other funders, grassroots activists and our close allies in business and in government who together have made possible remarkable advances in the arts, education, workforce development and more.

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TBF News Fall 2019

Our Fall 2019 Newsletter focuses on the powerful ways our donors are making a difference in areas from early childhood, to entrepreneurship, to workforce development. Plus, meet the new Brother Thomas Fellows and the kickoff of a new Campaign for Civivc Leadership.

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